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16 arrested in Bangalore, northeast exodus subsides (Lead)


August 18th, 2012 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 18 (IANS) Sixteen people have been arrested in Bangalore, eight for spreading rumours leading to flight of people from the northeast people from here and eight for ... Read more...

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Maruti may opt for CISF cover for Manesar plant


July 23rd, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Shaken by the violent attack on its executives and rioting at its Manesar plant, Maruti Suzuki is toying with the idea of opting for ... Read more...

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Gogoi says journalist’s role in molestation case unethical


July 16th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 16 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi Monday termed the role of a local news channel journalist in the teenage girl's molestation case last week as "unethical", saying ... Read more...

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Focus on people friendly policing: New Odisha police chief (Lead)


July 6th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 6 (IANS) Prakash Mishra, who took charge as Odisha's new Director General of Police Friday, said that people-friendly policing would be his focus area."Besides, I will also put ... Read more...

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Odisha’s new police chief assumes charge


July 6th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 6 (IANS) Prakash Mishra, a 1977 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, Friday took over as Odisha's new director general of police, an official said.Mishra, who has served ... Read more...

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Rajasthan again transfers 26 police officers


April 30th, 2012 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 30 (IANS) In a major reshuffle in the state police organisation, the Rajasthan government Monday transferred 26 Indian Police Service (IPS) officers, 14 of them for the second ... Read more...

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12 IAS transferred in UP


March 27th, 2012 - 11:47 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 27 (IANS) After a major overhaul of the state police force, the Uttar Pradesh government Tuesday effected a major reshuffle of the state bureaucracy, transferring 12 Indian Administrative ... Read more...

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Crimes against women on the rise in Assam


March 26th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, March 26 (IANS) Despite the Assam and central governments investing huge amounts of money for the modernization of the state police forces, the crime rate, particularly crimes against women, ... Read more...

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Northeast quieter, except for Meghalaya: G.K. Pillai


February 13th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Feb 13 (IANS) Insurgency related violence is on the decline in the northeastern states barring Meghalaya, which has seen a sudden spate in violent activities by militants, former union ... Read more...

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Crime erupts in Brazilian city as cops go on strike


February 5th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) The Brazilian city of Salvador registered a total of 29 homicides over a 30-hour span, amid a crime wave caused by a police strike, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Himachal police shed blues, revert to khaki


February 4th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Feb 4 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Police will revert to wearing traditional khaki in place of trendy blue uniforms, an official said here Saturday."The police board has unanimously decided to ... Read more...

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667 Maoist attacks killed 590 in Chhattisgarh: police


March 9th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, March 9 (IANS) Police say 590 people, including 298 security personnel - most of them paramilitary troopers, have been killed in 667 Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh since 2009."A total ... Read more...

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NCP lawmaker charged with rape, sent to three-day police custody


February 27th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nasik, Feb 27 (ANI): A Nasik Court on Sunday sent Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA Dilip Wagh, who has been arrested following accusations of raping a 22-year-old woman, to three-days in police ... Read more...

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Maoists kill ITBP jawan in Chhattisgarh gunfight


January 28th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 28 (IANS) Heavily armed Maoists killed a central para-military trooper of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) in Chhattisgarh Friday in a prolonged gunfight, police said.The gunfight, which began in the ... Read more...

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Oregonian Jury Confers Sentence Of Capital Punishment To A Father-Son Duo For Participation In A Bank Bombing


December 23rd, 2010 - 10:35 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A panel of judges in Oregon on Wednesday suggested that a father and his son be sentenced to demise for positioning a bomb that detonated ... Read more...

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LTTE threat to PM during Tamil Nadu visit January


December 15th, 2010 - 10:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 15 (IANS) Security will be tightened more during Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Tamil Nadu in January after a central security agency warned of a suspected LTTE attack ... Read more...

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Assam Police modernises with Uzis, MP5s


December 8th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Dec 8 (IANS) Vintage World War I era firearms like the .303 rifles have become a thing of the past with police commandos in insurgency-hit Assam now equipped ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to step up Maoist offensive


October 12th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 12 (IANS) Chhattisgarh has decided to step up the offensive against Maoist guerrillas.The offensive against the banned Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) had slackened since July as the security forces ... Read more...

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Eight Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh gunfight (Lead)


October 9th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 9 (IANS) At least eight Maoist militants were killed and two policemen injured in a gun battle in India's worst Leftist insurgency-hit Chhattisgarh Saturday, police said.The gun battle began in ... Read more...

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Eight Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh gun battle


October 9th, 2010 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 9 (IANS) At least eight Maoist militants were killed and two police personnel injured in an encounter in India's worst Leftist insurgency-hit Chhattisgarh Saturday, police said.The gun battle broke out ... Read more...

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Return of wrestling to CWG inspires Ravinder


October 2nd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
By Alkesh Sharma New Delhi, Oct 2 (IANS) Three-time gold medallist in the Commonwealth Championships, Ravinder Singh is excited about the return of the wrestling event to the Commonwealth Games and he ... Read more...

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Maharashtra wants ATS representation in NIA


September 15th, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 15 (IANS) Maharashtra will seek permanent representation of the state's Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) in the elite National Investigation Agency (NIA) to probe several terror incidents in the state, state Home ... Read more...

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Maoists kill two cops in Chhattisgarh attack (Lead)


September 13th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Raipur, Sep 13 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas shot dead two policemen in a pre-dawn attack near a police station in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district Monday, police said. The attack was carried out close to ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi tells police to uphold human rights


August 28th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 28 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Saturday told the state police force not to violate human rights while arresting and questioning those suspected of crime. Speaking at a meeting ... Read more...

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Woman set to become senior Muslim cop in Gujarat


August 13th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
By DharmeshSurat, Aug 13 (ANI): Yasmin Sajid Sheikh, is all set to become the first senior policewoman from her community in Hindu dominant Gujarat.The 32-year-old schoolteacher cleared the Gujarat State Public Commission ... Read more...

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Centre assures full support to Omar Abdullah to help end violence in Kashmir


July 18th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): The Central Government has assured full support to Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in normalizing the situation in the valley and steer the state ... Read more...

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Omar Abdullah meets Chidambaram


July 17th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah met Home Minister P Chidambaram here today.Talking to reporters after the meeting, Abdullah said that they discussed ways to deal ... Read more...

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Omar meets Chidambaram to discuss Kashmir situation (Lead)


July 17th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday met Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram here to discuss the volatile situation in the troubled state and the ... Read more...

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Urgent need for coordinated anti-Maoist drive: PM


July 14th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14, (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday said there was "urgent need for the central and state forces to work with coordination" to meet the challenge of Maoist ... Read more...

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Haryana offers police officer’s job to Saina Nehwal


July 2nd, 2010 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 2 (IANS) The Haryana government Friday offered the job of a police officer to ace badminton player Saina Nehwal. Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda made this offer in a letter ... Read more...

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Mulayam’s brother, son framed me, alleges Amar Singh


May 30th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 30 (IANS) Expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh Sunday alleged that party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav's brother and son played a key role in framing him in the Rs.500-crore ... Read more...

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AIADMK seeks CBI probe in fake drugs case


May 27th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 27 (IANS) The AIADMK Thursday sought a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the bogus drugs case. The fake and time barred medicine cases have wider ramifications and ... Read more...

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No Maoists in West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee


April 15th, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Apr 15 (ANI): Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee has said there are no Maoists in West Bengal.Addressing a press conference here on Wednesday, Banerjee claimed there are about 200 ... Read more...

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Three killed as Maoists ambush CRPF team (Lead)


April 6th, 2010 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, April 6 (IANS) At least three troopers were killed and five injured Tuesday when Maoist guerrillas ambushed a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) bunker in a thickly forested area of Chhattisgarh's ... Read more...

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Cops double up as finger-print experts in Goa


March 25th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 25 (IANS) The Finger Print Bureau (FPB) continues to rely on police constables for its various functions, which only finger-print experts are competent to do, the Comptroller and Auditor General ... Read more...

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